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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' North, Longitude: 173° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.60 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.7"972.04 miwest0° 07' 27.0"8.54 minorth971.80 mi
24 hours348° 06' 01.1"797.54 miwest2° 35' 30.2"178.21 minorth812.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroMon 2:44 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandMon 2:44 AM905 km563 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaMon 2:44 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmSouth S
YarenMon 2:44 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 3:44 AM1805 km1122 miles975 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirMon 1:44 AM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 2:44 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 2:44 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 1:44 AM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 12:44 AM3099 km1926 miles1673 nmWest W
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